Football player shot with BB gun on his way to practice in Columbus


COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A student on his way to football practice at Northland High School in Columbus was shot three times from a BB gun by a person in an unknown car.

According to a Columbus City Schools spokesperson, after being shot at about 2:50 p.m. the student pedaled to the high school and then was taken to Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

The student is expected to make a full recovery.

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